The Jersey Shore Grand Prix series of races has released the results of the overall and age group winners in the grand prix. The series consist of five of some of the most prestigious events at the Jersey Shore. These include: Spring Lake 5, Sheehan Classic, Belmar 5, Asbury Park 5 and Pier House 5K.
The overall series winner for the men was Anthony Brodeur of Brick with a total of 499 points. He was followed by Pat D'Alessandro of Asbury Park with 447 points, Antonio Meza Soriano of Red Bank with 411, Mike Mooney of Jackson with 394 and then Brian Quilty of Brick with 386 to round out the top five in the money.
For the women the top point getter was Jennifer Nelson of Barnegat with 489 points. She was followed by Kathy Kropke of Avon with 397, Brianna Feerst of Brick with 394, Jennifer Nolan of Hoboken with 357 and then Dawn Wilcox of Little Silver for the top five.
Age group winners and results are posted on the Grand Prix Web Site.
According to Series Director, Phil Hinck of Monmouth Beach, “There were over 10,000 participants in the series and those who completed all five races received a $50 Gift Card from McLoone's Restaurant which was the series sponsor.”
The 2014 series will as always kick off with the Spring Lake 5 which will be held on Saturday, May 24, 2014. Registration info will be available sometime in early 2014. The events are very popular and fill up quickly. Check the Grand Prix Web Site for more details.
Runners can get information on upcoming events on The Race Calendar.
This coming weekend features some great events including:
Saturday, October 12, 5k, 10 a.m. Step by Step 5k Run/Walk for EG, Colts Neck High School, Colts Neck, N.J.
Saturday, October 12, 5k, Toast Pancake Run, Asbury Park, N.J.
Sunday, October 13,18 Miles, 10;30 a.m. LBI 18 Miler, Long Beach Island, N.J.
Sunday, October 13, 1 p.m. 5k, 10K, East Brunswick Races, East Brunswick, N.J.
Sunday, October 13, Atlantic City Marathon and Half Marathon, Atlantic City, N.J.